Meet Natalie

Pictured here (left to right): Sheri Burnett, Clinical Supervisor of Plateau Pediatrics, Natalie Whorton, Therapist for MHC, Brianna Grant, Pediatric Practices Supervisor for MHC, Villa Edwards, Practice Administrator of Plateau Pediatrics.

Pictured here (left to right): Sheri Burnett, Clinical Supervisor of Plateau Pediatrics, Natalie Whorton, Therapist for MHC, Brianna Grant, Pediatric Practices Supervisor for MHC, Villa Edwards, Practice Administrator of Plateau Pediatrics.

Natalie Wharton is a therapist with Mental Health Cooperation.  She will be at Plateau Pediatrics on Tuesdays and Thursdays to provide counseling services.

Natalie has a Masters in Counseling from Trevecca Nazarene University and a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from Tennessee Tech University.  She specializes in treating children, adolescents, and families utilizing Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Solution-Focused Therapy.

Natalie is most effective treating behavioral and emotional issues such as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), depression, mood disorders, self-esteem, impulse control, anger management, and conflict resolution.

When asked why she chose a career in therapy Natalie says "Ever since I can remember, I have always wanted to work with children. It wasn't until after I became a Child and Adolescent Case Manager with MHC, that I became interested in becoming a therapist. My passion for helping children and their families is what inspired me to pursue this career."

For more information on making an appointment for your child to meet with Natalie contact our Referral Coordinator at 931-707-8700 x 7233.  You can also send us a message through your portal account.